LIVE: Indiana Fever vs. New York Liberty, Caitlin Clark debuts at Gainbridge Fieldhouse

The Caitlin Clark era with the Indiana Fever is underway.

On Tuesday, the Fever began the season with a 91-72 loss on the road to the Connecticut Sun. Clark led the team with 20 points but also turned the ball over a dozen times. Tonight, Clark makes her regular season debut at Gainbridge Fieldhouse against the New York Liberty.

Chloe Peterson will have analysis throughout, and we will have scoring updates, highlights and more. Please remember to refresh.

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End of 3Q: Caitlin Clark, Indiana Fever end third quarter on a run

Caitlin Clark hit back-to-back free throws at 2:25. She's at 4 points. Clark sunk her first 3-pointer at 1:31 to get the crowd into it a little more. She got to the free-throw line again and made consecutive free throws at 1:04. Grace Berger, a hometown favorite having gone to Indiana University, made both free throw attempts at :34.1.

Indiana trailed by 23 at one point so the Fever has cut into that lead. The Fever outscored the Liberty in the third quarter, 25-19.

Liberty 67, Fever 56

Indiana Fever vs. New York Liberty a sellout at Gainbridge Fieldhouse

4:36 left 3Q: New York Liberty keep Indiana Fever at a distance

Caitlin Clark picked up her fourth foul 30 seconds into the new half. Katie Lou Samuelson, who has 10 points, fell on the court and grabbed her knee. She managed to get off the court without any help but was limping. After sitting on the bench for a bit, she went to the locker room.

Kelsey Mitchell, who is not 100% healthy and is coming off an ankle injury, hit a 3-pointer at 5:56.

Liberty 63, Fever 44

Halftime: New York Liberty controls first half vs. Indiana Fever

Caitlin Clark picked up her second foul at the 2:31 mark. Clark had 2 points, 5 assists and 3 turnovers in the first half. With 6 seconds left, Clark was called for her third foul.

Aliyah Boston and Katie Lou Samuelson scored 8 points each for the Fever.

Breanna Stewart had 20 points for the Liberty.

Liberty 48, Fever 31

3:37 left 2Q: Breanna Stewart hurts Indiana Fever with 18 points

The Liberty have extended their lead in the past 3 minutes with solid play from Breanna Stewart, who is the reigning WNBA MVP. She already has 18 points.

Liberty 36, Fever 27

6:34 left 2Q: Indiana Fever cut into New York Liberty lead

Indiana has outscored New York in the second so far, 9-4. Lexie Hull made a 3-pointer for the Fever heading into a break.

Liberty 29, Fever 25

End of 1Q: Indiana Fever struggle to hit shots in first quarter

Sabrina Ionescu made a 14-footer coming out of the timeout. Jonquel Jones was called for a common foul on the Fever's Aliyah Boston. The two got into a little bit of a tussle. The officials reviewed the call for a bit and Boston went to the free-throw line as the call remained a common foul on Jones. Boston made both shot attempts.

Ionescu answered with a layup at 3:29. Boston missed a 5-foot shot but grabbed a rebound and turned it into a basket at 3:06. Breanna Stewart converted a layup. Temi Fagbenle hit a 2-point shot for the Fever. The Liberty scored four straight points after that.

Katie Lou Samuelson hit another 3-pointer at 1:18. Stewart hit her own 3-point shot at 1:04.

The Fever shot 35% from the floor in the first period while the Liberty shot 50%.

Liberty 25, Fever 16

4:44 left 1Q: New York Liberty take early lead over Indiana Fever

The Liberty began the game on a 9-2 run. Caitlin Clark was the lone Fever player to score during that span. Katie Lou Samuelson hit a 3-pointer at 5:14 to cut New York's lead down a little.

Liberty 11, Fever 5

Indiana Fever fans welcome Caitlin Clark

Gainbridge Fieldhouse welcomed Caitlin Clark with a (very) warm welcome as she was introduced.

Indiana Fever starting lineup

Like with the season opener against the Connecticut Sun, Kelsey Mitchell will come off the bench.

What time is Indiana Fever vs. New York Liberty?

7 p.m. ET Thursday, May 16, 2024, at Gainbridge Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Indiana.

How to watch Caitlin Clark, Indiana Fever vs. New York Liberty

Watch the game on WTHR Channel 13.

How to stream Indiana Fever vs. New York Liberty

Stream the Fever vs. Liberty on Amazon Prime.

Indiana Fever vs. New York Liberty odds

via BetMGM

Favorite: Liberty by 6.5 points

Over/under: 172.5 total points

Moneyline: Liberty -275, Fever +220

How to buy Caitlin Clark and Indiana Fever jerseys, gear

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Tickets to see Caitlin Clark, Indiana Fever

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2024 Fever schedule

This is the Indiana Fever 2024 schedule, with TV info; all times are ET; ^-preseason.

Date, day

place, opponent

Time, TV/results

May 3, Fri.

at Dallas^

L, 79-76

May 9, Thurs.

vs. Atlanta^

W, 83-80

May 14, Tues.

at Connecticut

L, 92-71

May 16, Thurs.

vs. New York

7 p.m., Prime, WTHR

May 18, Sat.

at New York

1 p.m., ABC

May 20, Mon.

vs. Connecticut

7 p.m., ESPN

May 22, Wed.

at Seattle

10 p.m., WTHR

May 24, Fri.

at Los Angeles

10 p.m., Ion

May 25, Sat.

at Las Vegas

9 p.m., NBA TV, WTHR

May 28, Tues.

vs. Los Angeles

7 p.m., NBA TV

May 30, Thurs.

vs. Seattle

7 p.m., Prime, WTHR

June 1, Sat.

vs. Chicago*

1 p.m., NBA TV, WALV

June 2, Sun.

at New York*

7 p.m., NBA TV, WALV

June 7, Fri.

at Washington*

7:30 p.m., Ion, WTHR

June 10, Mon.

at Connecticut*

7 p.m., NBA TV, WTHR

June 13, Thurs.

vs. Atlanta*

7 p.m., WTHR

June 16, Sun.

vs. Chicago

Noon, CBS

June 19, Wed.

vs. Washington

7 p.m., NBA TV

June 21, Fri.

at Atlanta

7:30 p.m., Ion

June 23, Sun.

at Chicago

6 p.m., NBA TV, WALV

June 27, Thurs.

at Seattle

10 p.m., Prime, WALV

June 30, Sun.

at Phoenix

3 p.m., ESPN

July 2, Tues.

at Las Vegas

10 p.m., ESPN

July 6, Sat.

vs. New York

1 p.m., CBS

July 10, Wed.

vs. Washington


July 12, Fri.

vs. Phoenix

7:30 p.m., Ion

July 14, Sun.

at Minnesota

7 p.m., ESPN

July 17, Wed.

at Dallas

8 p.m., ESPN

Aug. 16, Fri.

vs. Phoenix

7:30 p.m., Ion

Aug. 18, Sun.

vs. Seattle

4 p.m., ABC

Aug. 24, Sat.

at Minnesota

8 p.m., NBA TV

Aug. 26, Mon.

at Atlanta

7:30 p.m., NBA TV, WTHR

Aug. 28, Wed.

vs. Connecticut

7 p.m., NBA TV

Aug. 30, Fri.

at Chicago

7:30 p.m., Ion

Sept. 1, Sun.

at Dallas

4 p.m., NBA TV

Sept. 4, Wed.

vs. Los Angeles

7 p.m., CBS SN, WALV

Sept. 6, Fri.

vs. Minnesota

7:30 p.m., Ion

Sept. 8, Sun.

vs. Atlanta

4 p.m., WTHR

Sept. 11, Wed.

vs. Las Vegas

7 p.m., NBA TV

Sept. 13, Fri.

vs. Las Vegas

7:30 p.m., Ion

Sept. 15, Sun.

vs. Dallas

3 p.m., WALV

Sept. 19, Thurs.

at Washington

7 p.m., Prime, WTHR

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